Charles Posts are the Very Best Yes, Charles Johnson points out the inestimable value of a public school education. Viva Dewey! Sooooooooooooooo not funny, daring to put one of the great murderers of the 20th century up against who history will coin, the saviour of Western Civilization, President Bush...............Bush and Hitler in the same sentence...........oxymoronic just for starters.......here is the story that ran in the Rhode Island Providence Journal
Jeffrey Eden devised his award-winning project less than 30 minutes after his
high school art teacher asked him to express a thought or two in a
The award-winning artwork by high school student
Jeffrey Eden compares President Bush’s war policies with Adolf Hitler’s pillage
So, in the wake of last year’s polarizing election and the war in
Iraq, the 17-year-old built an abstract scene comparing President Bush’s war
policies with Adolf Hitler’s pillage of Europe.
The student’s diorama-like
assemblage juxtaposes Hitler quotes with statements by Mr. Bush, Nazi swastikas
with American flags, desert-colored toy soldiers with olive plastic figures. And
Eden said he’s trying to point out certain similarities between the
U.S.-led war in Iraq and the German blitzkrieg — without actually equating
Hitler to President Bush. In this, the success of his project is
Nonetheless, it has earned the Charlestown student a silver key at
the Rhode Island Scholastic Art Awards. ...
Figures of President Bush and
Hitler, drawn on Popsicle sticks, are at the focal point of Eden’s work. Each is
addressing his own army of plastic soldiers.
On a backdrop, Eden has pasted
statements of Hitler. He has penned a few of his own sentiments, too. He hopes
people will read them.